A Look At WorldWide House Market Predictions For 2015

BEIJING, CHINA – AUGUST 27: A Chinese day trader reacts as he watches a stock ticker at a local brokerage house on August 27, 2015 in Beijing, China. A dramatic sell-off in Chinese stocks caused turmoil in markets around the world, driving indexes lower and erasing trillions of dollars in value. China’s government has implemented … Read more

The 2015 Global Housing Market Crash. Property Prices Plummet Worldwide

Housing markets are prone to the bandwagon effect, they continue rising when the fundamentals vanish, a year, maybe two years before. Stock market and commodity price volatility and declines are currently chronicled ad-nausea by the press without seeing the dramatic upswing of international property price falls. What is alarming is the pace of price declines. Even countries … Read more

Fosun International weighs bid of $2 billion for Cushman & Wakefield

Chinese billionaire Guo Guangchang’s Fosun International Ltd. is weighing a bid for commercial property broker Cushman & Wakefield Inc., people with knowledge of the matter said. The Shanghai-based investment firm is among several companies that have expressed interest in Cushman, whose owners are seeking about $2 billion, according to the people. The process is at … Read more

Singapore : Developers face tough property market with more projects being rolled out

SINGAPORE: Competition is likely to get more intense in the private residential property market, with developers rolling out new projects. Based on new home sales data for January 2015 from the Urban Redevelopment Authority, there are 20 large developments with a total unsold stock of more than 200 units each – excluding executive condominiums. They … Read more

Australia needs to consider introducing limits on borrowing.

Australia needs to consider introducing limits on borrowing to rein in house-price growth and avoid further risk to the financial system, says the head of the Abbott government’s financial systems inquiry, David Murray. Mr Murray, who previously headed the Commonwealth Bank, said the low-interest rate environment had seen house prices rising in capital cities like … Read more

Dubai is world’s hottest property market… details

Dubai remains on top of world’s best performing markets for seven consecutive quarters Emirates is the UAE’s most positively perceived home-grown brand in 2014. (Shutterstock) The global house price boom continues with house prices jumping in 30 of the 39 world’s housing markets, according to Global Property Guide. Though Asian governments in particular are imposing … Read more